Google makes developers responsible for keeping scammy stuff like simulated system alerts and sudden redirects out of their apps. The company also sets curbs on pornography.
AVAST has discovered a malicious app in the Google Play store that subscribes phone numbers to a premium messaging service.
A suspicious website tries to get people to download what is likely a bogus version of Flash player.
Businesses considering accepting Bitcoins or other forms of cryptocurrency should be prepared to battle a rising number of malware aimed at emptying digital wallets.
Using TOR makes it more difficult to trace the command-and-control server
Around 350,000 credit and debit cards were exposed in the incident -- not 1.1 million as first feared.
Where's My Droid and Speed Night were cited as the most downloaded malicious apps.
Analysis finds that Google Play still battles apps bearing malware, but the estimates vary with the research.
Cybercrooks are again exploiting Java's cross-platform design to install and spread bots.
Researchers from Symantec found a Windows Trojan program that uses ADBto install online banking malware on Android devices